13 Vintage-Inspired Halloween Décor Picks for the Ultimate Haunted House

Updated 05/10/19
Vintage-Inspired Halloween Décor
Courtesy of Emily Henderson

Decorating for Halloween is fun, but it can sometimes feel a little tacky. Naturally, if you're only using fake cobwebs and other plastic décorations, chances are you're not creating a spooky haunted house look to match your stylish interior. If, however, you mix those fun seasonal buys with chic vintage-inspired Halloween décor accents, you'll have elevated your décor to create an elegant but frightening look.

What are the components of a vintage-inspired haunted house? Think dark candlelit spaces, skulls, and dusty antique pieces that look like they haven't been touched in 100 years, plus vintage serveware to match. Then, just add a few fake cobwebs, pumpkins, and other seasonal accents, and you'll be set. To get started, we handpicked 13 vintage-inspired Halloween décor picks that are guaranteed to give you chills. No matter the theme of your Halloween party, your guests are guaranteed to be at least a little spooked.

HARBE Bestow Hand Hook
Areaware Harbe Bestow Hand Hook $85

Hang these hooks along a dark hallway for guaranteed chills.

Chairish Unique Antique Children's Toy Horse on Wheels $299 $243

We don't know about you, but we'd get major chills if we saw this thing rocking back and forth in an empty room.

Cannery Row Home Carlo Moretti Amethyst Stem Goblets $595

Serve your Halloween librations in these spooky vintage looking goblets (which you can also use year-round). 

One Kings Lane Raccoon Skull $49

This "raccoon skull" is actually made of polyresin—but would you be able to tell?

Vietri Natura Small Covered Pumpkin $79 $44

Serve your seasonal pumpkin soup in this antiqued stoneware piece for chic Halloween vibes.

Chairish Halloween Madness University Event Poster $50

This spooky 1979 poster would be the perfect addition to a retro-themed Halloween party.

Noir Palms-Up Figurine $159

Year-round, you can use this as regular décor—but come Halloween, make it stick out of a large planter full of earth to give someone the chills.

Chairish Silver Plate Spider Webs $129

These silver-plated spider webs date back to the roaring '20s. We feel a Great Gatsby–themed party forming.

Chairish Vintage Verse in Scarlet & Gilt Set of Twenty Decorative Books $359

Let these scarlet antique books complete your Harry Potter–themed Halloween party.

Chairish Vintage Hand-Carved Wooden Skull $1500

This human skull was hand-carved to create an ultra-realistic look. 

One Kings Lane Essaouira Tea Glasses $50

Kids and adults alike will love drinking Halloween concoctions out of these chic orange handblown glasses.

Chairish Victorian Dragon Fly Black Wrought Iron Coat Tree $1750 $1125

Go full Addam's Family with this Victorian coat tree. Add spiderwebs for an even spookier effect.

Chairish Large French Apothecary Pharmacy Jars $295

Add a few cobwebs to these antiqued apothecary jars, and add them to your Halloween bar to create a spooky haunted house look.

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